Dancing students from all over the world. The international ensemble “Rhythms of Friendship” is 45!
In1971, Valentina Ryazanova, inspired by the social events of the university “Melodies of the continents”, decided to create an ensemble “Rhythms of Friendship”. The main goal was to unite dancing students from different parts of the world. Since then the ensemble has become the landmark of RUDN.
For many years of work in RUDN Valentina Ryazanova, honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation, has brought up a huge number of dancing generations, cultivated love to dance, absolute understanding of its beauty, and ability to reveal yourself through dance.
There are more than 200 dances performed by the ensemble. About a hundred of them have been brought by its members from different parts of the world.
In 1984, “Rhythms of Friendship” got the title “People’s ensemble”. And since 1994, this title as “honorary” has remained with the ensemble forever.
According to the ranking of the best universities in the world QS World University Rankings 2022, RUDN University has risen by 9 positions and took the 317th place.
THE University Impact Rankings analyzes the impact of higher education on the development of society and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is among the top 200 universities according to the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2021 (THE Emerging Economies 2021).
Only 606 leading world universities were honored to be on the list.